Category Archives: Messy Family Project Podcast

Please enjoy these podcasts from IMF contributors Michael and Alicia Hernon.

MFP 122 : They Sure are Different! Boys and Girls in a Messy World

   “There is no such thing as a “child” there are only boys and girls.” ~ Dr. Leonard Sax In a culture that is proclaiming gender as “fluid” and is encouraging “gender-neutral” parenting, we proudly stand and say boys and … Continue reading The post MFP 122 : They Sure are Different! Boys and Girls…
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MFP 121 : Lessons Learned from our Jewish Brethren

   As the mountains surround Jerusalem, the Lord surrounds his people, Both now and forever. Psalm 125:2 The power of a name, the importance of memory, the responsibility to heal the world, the reality that God dwells with us – … Continue reading The post MFP 121 : Lessons Learned from our Jewish Brethren appeared…
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MFP 120 : Raising Happy Kids in a Messy World

   “We owe it to our husband or wife, our fellow workers, our children, our friends, indeed to everyone who comes into our lives, to be as happy as we can be. Happiness is a moral obligation.” ― Dennis Prager … Continue reading The post MFP 120 : Raising Happy Kids in a Messy World…
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MFP 119 : Babies Can Rock Your World

   “I don’t know what’s more exhausting about parenting: the getting up early or the acting like you know what you are doing.” ~Jim Gaffigan There are few bigger changes in life than going from having no children to having … Continue reading The post MFP 119 : Babies Can Rock Your World appeared first…
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MFP118 : Know Your Enemy: Spiritual Warfare for Parents

    “…a time will come when the decisive battle between the kingdom of Christ and Satan will be over marriage and the family. But do not be afraid, because Our Lady has already crushed his head.” ~ Sr. Lucia … Continue reading The post MFP118 : Know Your Enemy: Spiritual Warfare for Parents appeared…
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MFP 117 : Pursuing Your Spouse

   Place me like a seal over your heart, like a seal on your arm; for love is as strong as death, its jealousy unyielding as the grave. It burns like blazing fire, like a mighty flame. ~ Song of … Continue reading The post MFP 117 : Pursuing Your Spouse appeared first on Messy…
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MFP 116 : Habits: Let Us Begin Again

  “Sow a thought, reap an action; sow an action, reap a habit; sow a habit, reap a character; sow a character, reap a destiny.” ~Stephen Covey St. Francis would tell his followers “Let us begin again for until now … Continue reading The post MFP 116 : Habits: Let Us Begin Again appeared first…
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MFP 115 : Mom – More Than Meets the Eye

   The most important person on earth is a mother…She has built something more magnificent than any cathedral—a dwelling for an immortal soul, the tiny perfection of her baby’s body. — Joseph Cardinal Mindszenty Our society not only devalues mothers, … Continue reading The post MFP 115 : Mom – More Than Meets the Eye…
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MFP 114 : Blessed in Our Brokenness Counseling and the Catholic Family

Therapy is not giving another person control over your life. It is taking control of your own life and emotions and making the choice to change. Social fragmentation, the break down of the family, isolation, and stress has wounded and … Continue reading The post MFP 114 : Blessed in Our Brokenness Counseling and the…
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MFP 113 : Parenting Essentials

It is not your job to make your children into saints. It is THEIR job to make YOU into a saint! Parenting is a path to holiness, that is clear. Part of this growth in your holiness is taking on … Continue reading The post MFP 113 : Parenting Essentials appeared first on Messy Family…
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